David Snyder has been with the JT since June 2012. He previously wrote for Press Box and Patch.com, following an internship with the Baltimore Sun. David was born and raised in Pikesville. He graduated from Pikesville High School, where he served as captain of the varsity football team. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, College Park. David is a member of Beth El Congregation. When not hard at work, David enjoys spending time with his family, including his dog, Shemp, and playing basketball, softball and tennis. He can also name more than 100 world capitals!